Subject: Re: Separate /usr, etc...
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Peter Seebach <email@example.com>
Date: 12/14/2002 01:01:42
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>, "Perry E. Metzger" writes:
>email@example.com (Peter Seebach) writes:
>> I am toying with my old Compaq network appliance again, and I'm thinking of
>> trying to build a "complete" installation which lives on a single CF card.
>> How important is it that /usr be a separate filesystem?
>I haven't had /usr and / on separate file systems on any box I've run
>in years. I consider it (generally) a waste of space.
I've mostly done it that way because it keeps certain catastrophic stupidity
from harming my systems. ;)